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Please join the South Asian Bar Association of Southern California and Public Interest Foundation for their first ever virtual 5K fundraiser.  Get in some exercise to start off 2021, while also supporting our community – the proceeds will largely help fund annual grants toward South Asian non-profit organizations that provide critical social and legal services. The virtual run, walk, or ...
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Arent Fox LLP is accepting applications from second-year law students for its annual $20,000 Diversity Scholarship.  Applications from second-year law students can be submitted on a rolling basis until the deadline on Monday, February 1. MORE INFORMATION+ The Environmental Defense Center is seeking applicants to fill a full-time Senior Attorney or Staff Attorney position in Santa Barbara. MORE INFORMATION Nixon ...
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This Friday, November 20, 2020, from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. PST, SABA-SC is hosting a webinar on “Where Are We Now? A3PCON’s Ongoing Fight Against Hate.”  Manju Kulkarni, Executive Director of the Asian Pacific Policy and Planning Council, will address the Asian Pacific Policy & Planning Council’s mission to combat hate and racial justice. REGISTER
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The South Asian Bar Association of Southern California congratulates President-elect Joseph Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on their historic win.  VP Harris has shattered three barriers at once, becoming the first female, first Black, and first South Asian vice president in our country’s history. SABA-SC is inspired to see a member of the South Asian community elected to serve ...
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The Diversity and Hiring Committees of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California invite you to participate in an interactive discussion with AUSAs from the Criminal, Civil, National Security and Tax Divisions. The virtual event will begin with a welcome and overview, followed by break-out, small group sessions between AUSAs and participants. The event will be hosted ...
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On October 22, 2020, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. PST, SABA North America and SABA-SC will be hosting a webinar on “Recent Trends in Class Action Practice: Perspectives from Both Sides of the V.” The panelists include Purvi Patel, Partner at Morrison & Foerster LLP, Gopi Panchapakesan, Principal at Bird Marella PC, and Rohit Nath, Associate at Susman Godfrey ...
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SABA-SC members are invited to join the Italian American Lawyers Association for an interactive evening with special guests and prizes in a collaboration with sister affinity bar organizations. Please join us on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 from 6:00pm - 7:30pm. Please register for the event here.
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JOIN SABA-SC TO "POWER THE API VOTE":  Make calls to API Voters on Wednesday, October 28 In advance of this year's election, SABA-SC is joining Asian Americans Advancing Justice (AAAJ) for a national, non-partisan phone banking effort to reach out to Asian American voters in battleground states and ensure they have the information they need to vote early and safely.  ...
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LACBA’s Immigration Section invites you to attend a CLE program, in which they will be joined by Judge Patrick Walsh, former Chief U.S. Magistrate Judge for the Central District of California. The program will be held on October 20, 2020 from 12:00 - 2:00 pm and will discuss:  best practices in appearing before federal district court judges and magistrate judges; challenging delays ...
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SABA-SC is excited to announce its inaugural In-house Counsel Committee!  The committee will be co-chaired by Sandhya Kogge and Manav Kumar.  Both Sandhya and Manav have a long history of supporting SABA-SC and its Public Interest Foundation (PIF), and are former PIF and SABA-SC board members.  Sandhya is a Principal Counsel at The Walt Disney Company.  Manav is Deputy General ...
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